About The Speaker
Gian Luca Comandini
In 2013, he was among the first in Italy to invest in two under-explored trends: blockchain and social media. Today he is one of Italy's leading technology communicator, co-founder of the consulting and development company Blockchain Core. He is editor of Cointelegraph and director of the industry's first training school, The Blockchain Management School. He is a member of the government task force of experts chosen by the Ministry of Economic Development to outline the national blockchain strategy and of Assolombarda's Blockchain Steering Committee. Founder and CEO of You & Web, one of the best-known Italian integrated communications companies specializing in viral strategies, with which he handles the communications of several public figures, television programs, brands and multinationals. He is professor in Blockchain at Guglielmo Marconi University, professor of the Course of Excellence in Blockchain at the University of Macerata and has been teaching the course in Web and Social Media Marketing at Sapienza University of Rome for many years. He has been a speaker at several TEDx, hosts a radio program on technology and economics on Radio2, and is a columnist for everything related to innovation at major industry conferences and for RAI. In 2019 he was included by Forbes in the famous ranking of the Under30 most influential leaders of the future and by Millionaire among the 15 young Italians who will change the country. Since 2019 he has been a member of Mensa International, an association that brings together people with IQs above 98 percent of the world's population, having passed the admission test with an IQ above 133. In 2020 he wrote " Da Zero alla Luna” his long-awaited book that became a Best Seller in the Economics category and the best-selling Italian book in the field in just a few days.